Intrepid adventurers George and Nico are embroiled in yet another mysterious escapade of brutality, calamity and immorality in this, the sequel to the highly successful Broken Sword. Evil spells and brutal reprisals haunt them as they face their most sinister challenge to date. As the threatening darkness of the eclipse smothers all, the discovery of a sinister drugs ring by chance reveals an arcane power of an ancient civilization. Torment and terror, sacrificial rituals and bloody massacre is unearthed beneath a veil of Mayan mystery. Kidnap, stolen treasure, astronomy and deadly drug barons are the least of the daredevil duo's worries, as divine forces threaten to annihilate mankind! Nerve, cunning and guile are essentials in order to conquer in this compelling adventure, guaranteed to leave you with an aching brain and a beating heart.